Graded Cashew kernels are packed for exports / local sales in bulk in 18 litre square tins to 25 lbs (11,34 kg) net weight.
Tins can also be used for packing 10 kg nett to a tin for exports to middle east countries.
Two tins are packed in a corrugated box, strapped for shipment.
Tin packing system consists of a feeder table where kernels are loaded., the kernels slide through an air blower chute to remove any light foreign material like paper, human hair etc.
Cashew kernel filled tins are vacuumised and filled with Carbon- di oxide an inert gas to kill any live insect infestation mainly tribolium.
Gas filled tins are hermitically sealed using lead free material for extended shelf life.